Environmental Issues Developed Due to Human Activities

Identify one major environmental issue developed due to human activities and describe their potential short-term and long-term impacts on the ecosystem and human health.

Explain how human activities contributed to this environmental problem and suggest prevention and /or mitigation strategies. If there are any preventative measures that could have been adapted to the situation, you may come up with those strategies. If you do not see any prevention mechanisms for the issues identified by you, then suggest measures of mitigation.